1/2/2011 Sound Affects: A Radio Playground

 

*Short Subjects* - It's been a hard year so tonight we bring you the best medicine - *laughter*. Short bits of stand-up comedy, skits and sketches and other bits of the sublime, the surreal and the silly. From sources like the Firesign Theatre, Monty Python's Flying Circus, Shockwave, the Goon Show and more.

Playlist Tracks: 
Firesign Theatre - Mark Time!
Album: Dear Friends; Label: Columbia
Jim Samuels - All the Star Trek Shows in One
Album: Star Trek Comedy Album; Label: Vince Emory
Bob Newhart - The Grace L. Ferguson Airline
Album: Something Like This...; Label: Rhino
Monty Python - Penguin on the Tele
Album: Another Monty Python Album; Label: Buddha
Stevens and Grdnic - Soup Opera
Album: Retail Comedy at Wholesale Prices; Label: Laff Records
Brian Westley - Improbable Advertising
Album: Best of Shockwave, Volume 3; Label: Shockwave
Goon Show - What Time Is It, Eccles?
Album: The Goon Show, Vol. 9; Label: BBC Radio
Monty Python - A Minute Passed
Album: Monty Python's Previous Record; Label: Buddha
Goon Show - Conditions for Night
Album: The Good Show, Vol. 9; Label: BBC Radio
Firesign Theatre - The Chinchilla Show
Album: Dear Friends; Label: Columbia
Monty Python - City Noises Quiz
Album: Monty Python's Previous Record; Label: Buddha
Shockwave - Generic Movies, The Pirate Scene
Album: Best of Shockwave, Vol. 3; Label: Shockwave
Firesign Theatre - Hal Stark's Parking Woes
Album: All Things Firesign; Label: Artemis Records
Stevens Grdnic - No Parking
Album: Somewhere Over the Radio; Label: Takoma Records
Proctor Bergman - Give Up This Day
Album: TV or Not TV; Label: Laugh.com
Firesign Theatre - Pay the Lord
Album: Radio Is A Heartbreak; Label: Firesigntheatre.com
Monty Python - Putting Down The Budgie
Album: Monty Python's Previous Record; Label: Buddha
Jerry Stearns - Disbelief Suspenders
Album: Little City In Space; Label: Post Void Radio Theater
Firesign Theatre - Duke of Madness Motors
Album: Dear Friends; Label: Columbia
Air Date: 
January 2, 2011

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